Dr. Fred Hom, MD

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Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Fred Hom, MD is a Pulmonologist in San Francisco, CA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Hom has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus and Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, winners of the Pulmonary Care Excellence Award. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Fred Hom, MD

Hom Fred MD

909 Hyde St Ste 508 San Francisco, CA 94109 ()
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Dr. Hom is affiliated with California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus San Francisco, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Hom

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Hom treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Hom treats other conditions, please contact the office at (415) 922-8080.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Hom is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Hom
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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Bronchiectasis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Hom is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Sleep Apnea
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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Dr. Hom's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Hom accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring, compassionate, and patient centered care.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Univ Of California Davis Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
California Pacific Med Ctr - Pacific
Residency Hospital
California Pacific Med Ctr - Pacific
Internship Hospital
1982
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
,

Languages

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Chinese Hospital, Vice Chief of Staff

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Fred Hom, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Fred Hom, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Hom's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Fred Hom, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Fred Hom, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hom frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Hom specializes.

Where is Dr. Fred Hom, MD's office located?

Dr. Hom's office is located at 909 Hyde St Ste 508, San Francisco, CA 94109. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Fred Hom, MD speak?

Dr. Hom speaks Chinese, Cantonese, Cantonese, and Chinese. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Fred Hom, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Hom has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Hom Fred MD

Hom Fred MD909 Hyde St Ste 508 San Francisco, CA 94109
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hom is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus

San Francisco, CA

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Saint Francis Memorial Hospital

San Francisco, CA

67% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)